KING SAUD UNIVERSITY

COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE & PLANNING

DEPARTMENT OF ARCHITECTURE

 

 

 

ARCH 332

STATICS AND STREGNTH OF MATERIALS

 

 

 

Instructor:

        Dr.  Ayman Alkhatib

 

 

Text books:

        Applied Static and Strength of Materials

        By: Leonard Spiegel and George F. Limbrunner

 

        Engineering Mechanics (STATICS)  J.L. Meriam   L.G. Kraige

 

 

 

Grading:

        Quizzes  & Homework  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     20 %

        Attendance   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .    10 %

        2 Midterm Exams . . . . . . . . . .   .  .  .     30 %

        Final Exam  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     40 %

 

 

 

TOPICS

 

 

 

1.  Introduction:

        Application of Statics

        Vector and Scalar Quantities

        Review " Newton's Laws of Motion "     

 

 

2.  Principles of Statics:

        Forces, Effect of Forces and Units of Force

        Types of Force Systems

        Components of a Force

        Free-body diagram


3.  Resultant of Coplanar Force Systems:

        Resultant of two Concurrent Forces

        Resultant of Three of more Concurrent Forces

        Moment of a Force

        Resultant of Parallel Force System

        Couple

        Resultant of Non-concurrent Force System

 

 

4.  Equilibrium of Coplanar Forces Systems:

        Introduction

        Conditions of Equilibrium

        Equilibrium of Concurrent Force Systems

        Equilibrium of Parallel Force Systems

        Equilibrium of Non-Concurrent Force Systems

 

5.  Centroids and Centers of Gravity:

        Introduction

        Center of Gravity

        Centroids and Centroidal axes

       

 

6.  Moments of Inertia:

        Moment of Inertia

        The Transfer of Moment of Inertia Formula

        Moment of Inertia of Composite Areas

        Radius of Gyration

 

 

7.  Stresses and Strains (Axial Force):

        Tensile and Compressive Stresses

        Shear Stresses

        Tensile and Compressive Strain and Deformation

        Shear Strain

        The Relation between Stress and Strain (Hook's Law)

       

 

8.  Shear Forces and Bending Moments in Beams:

        Types of Beams and Supports

        Types of Loads on Beams and Beam Reactions

        Shear Forces and Bending Moments

        Shear Diagrams

        Moment Diagrams

        Shear and Moment Stresses in Structural Members